Abacus Technology is seeking an Exhibit Technician III to support guest and event activities at Marshall Space Flight Center. This is a full-time position.
Prepare, produce, design, construct, fabricate, and display all exhibits. Coordinate, and develop activities needed in layout and assembly of displays. Consult with customer to ascertain type of product to be featured and time/place for each display. Develop layout and select theme, colors, and props to be used. Oversee requisitioning and construction from various materials. Plan detailed work processes and actual restoration work on historic structures or valuable items (e.g. MSFC Rocket Park, Saturn I display at Ardmore Welcome Center), or the construction of replicas or models.
7+ years experience in exhibit techniques and processes. Bachelor’s degree in graphics design or a related field. Must be proficient with PC and Mac computers, printers, scanners and digital cameras Able to operate large format printer and laminator, vinyl cutter, engraver. Must be proficient with the latest design software. Possess capability to manage and execute complex technical work including (a) subject matter which requires extensive study and search of literature; (b) demonstration of an exhibit; and (c) presentation of the development or evaluation of an event. Strong supervisory skills. Must be proactive, and customer and results-oriented. Must have outstanding communication skills and be comfortable interacting with people. Must be a US citizen.
Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.